Studio71 hires ex-Fulwell73 exec Joe Varley to head UK development

Red Arrow Studios-owned Studio71 has hired former Fulwell73 exec Joe Varley as its director of development in the UK. He will lead the expansion of Studio71 UK’s development slate across comedy entertainment, factual and scripted comedy, reporting to Jody Smith, Studio71 UK VP & creative director. Varley has previously held development executive roles at Drop […]

CBS extends James Corden’s ‘Late Late Show’ deal

US broadcaster CBS has agreed a new deal with James Corden that will see him hosting The Late Late Show until 2022. Corden started fronting the talkshow in 2015 after replacing Craig Ferguson and has gone on to become a popular figure on US screens, recently securing seven Emmy nominations including one for variety talk […]

Fulwell73 taps Warner Bros. TV for US scripted head

Fulwell73, producer of The Late Late Show, is expanding its US team with Warner Bros. Television exec Jeff Grosvenor as head of US scripted development. In the newly created post, Grosvenor is tasked with building on Fulwel’s existing scripted slate. He will report to Fulwell partners Ben Winston and Leo Pearlman and joins immediately. Grosvenor […]

Fulwell73 hires Whizz Kid exec as UK development head

Fulwell73, the producer of James Corden’s Late Late Show and Roast Battle, is expanding its development team with the hire of Whizz Kid’s Caroline Roseman as UK head of development. In the newly created post, Roseman will work across Fulwell’s entire TV slate including new formats Pants on Fire and Virtuosos. She will report to […]